The Next Call with David Ridgen

The Next Call with David Ridgen

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The case of Terrie Dauphinais: Episode 3

“Panic Mode”: An undercover police investigation appears to go south. The clock ticks on a criminal trial. 

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Introducing: The Next Call with David Ridgen

From David Ridgen, the creator of Someone Knows Something, comes the new investigative podcast The Next Call. Hear the investigations into a number of different cases unfold through a series of strategic calls. The Next Call begins with the Ontario case of Melanie Ethier. 

The case of Melanie Ethier: Episode 1

“The First Call”: On September 28, 1996, Melanie Ethier says goodbye to her mother Celine, and goes to a friend’s house to watch a movie. Melanie is never seen again. 

The case of Melanie Ethier: Episode 2

“Recollection”: Conversations with Melanie’s friends who were with her the day she disappeared. Could something they noticed help the investigation? 

The case of Melanie Ethier: Episode 3

“Pine to Wellington”: Melanie’s 10-minute walk home becomes 24 years of unanswered questions. Did someone see or hear her that night? And what about Celine’s suspicions about an old friend of the family? 

The case of Melanie Ethier: Episode 4

“Branches”: A closer look at the alibi of a person who has been on Celine’s radar for a while. 

The case of Melanie Ethier: Episode 5

“Cold Comfort”: The final regularly-planned episode. New information about Melanie’s case continues to come to light. What does this mean for Celine and the case?